|Through the Looking-Glass - Lewis Carroll|
LibriVox recording of Through the Looking-Glass, by Lewis Carroll. Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871) is a work of children's literature by Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson), generally categorized as literary nonsense. It is the sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865). Although it makes no reference to the events in the earlier book, the themes and settings of Through the Looking-Glass make it a kind of mirror image of Wonderland: the first book begins ...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; childrens; adventure; fiction; carroll; alice
Downloads: 13,905 (2 reviews)
|In the High Valley - Susan Coolidge|
LibriVox recording of In the High Valley, by Susan Coolidge. Read by Elli. "In the High Valley" is the fifth and last book of the popular "What Katy did" series by Susan Coolidge. The story starts out with Lionel Young and his sister, Imogen who set out for the picturesque but remote High Valley (America), leaving their hometown Devonshire (England) behind. Lionel wants to take the share in Geoffrey Templestowe's cattle business...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; What Katy did; Susan Coolidge
Downloads: 5,384 (2 reviews)
|Clover - Susan Coolidge|
LibriVox recording of Clover, by Susan Coolidge. Read by Elli. Clover is the fourth book in the popular What Katy Did series. After Katy's wedding, the focus shifts to her little sister Clover. Their brother Phil encounters serious illness in the winter, and Dr. Carr sends him with Clover to the mountains of Colorado. Clarence Page, their naughty cousin from the other books, lives nearby. He is a rancher now with an attractive English partner, Geoff Templestowe, whom Clover falls for...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; teen; romance; fiction; children; susan coolidge; Clover; What Katy did; Katy Carr
Downloads: 9,109 (2 reviews)
|What Katy Did at School - Susan Coolidge|
Librivox recording of What Katy Did at School by Susan Coolidge. Read by Karen Savage The continuing story of Katy Carr, recounting the time she spent at boarding school with her sister Clover. (Summary by Karen Savage) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; children; boarding school
Downloads: 45,823 (2 reviews)
|The Abbots Ghost or Maurice Treherne Temptation - Louisa May Alcott|
LibriVox recording of The Abbot's Ghost or Maurice Treherne's Temptation by Louisa May Alcott Written by Louisa May Alcott under her pseudonym, A. M. Barnard, this Christmas story deals with the themes of love and defending one's honor. Although he is disinherited and poor, Maurice Traherne tries to win the hand of his love, Octavia.(Summary by Jennifer Stearns) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), pleas...
Keywords: fiction; romance; alcott; abbots; ghost; audio books; librivox
Downloads: 89,067 (3 reviews)
|The Melting of Molly - Maria Thompson Daviess|
LibriVox recording of The Melting of Molly, by Maria Thompson Daviess. Meet Molly: a quirky, spirited twenty-five-year old, widowed for 6 years, living in picturesque Hillsboro with her aunt amidst gossipy neighbors, on a strict diet, and in serious boy trouble. There's Arthur, her childhood sweetheart; then, there's the enigmatic, charming Judge Wade; and of course, there's her cousin Tom; and then, her infuriating neighbor, John Moore.....
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; romance
Downloads: 14,002 (3 reviews)
|What Katy Did - Susan Coolidge|
LibriVox recording of What Katy Did by Susan Coolidge. Read by Karen Savage. Follow the adventures of Katy Carr and her family, through good times and bad. (Introduction by Karen Savage) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. M4B format available
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; children fiction
Downloads: 15,577 (3 reviews)
|Ramona - Helen Hunt Jackson|
LibriVox recording of Ramona by Helen Hunt Jackson. Ramona, a novel written by Helen Hunt Jackson (1884), is the story of a part-Scottish and part-Native American orphan girl growing up and getting married in Southern California, suffering racial discrimination and hardship. Originally serialized in the Christian Union on a weekly basis, the novel became immensely popular. Overall, it has had more than 300 printings, been made into four film versions, and has been performed as an outdoor play an...
Keywords: ibrivox; literature; audiobook; fiction; historical fiction
Downloads: 13,090 (4 reviews)
|The Surprising Adventures of the Magical Monarch of Mo and His People - L. Frank Baum|
LibriVox recording of The Surprising Adventures of the Magical Monarch of Mo and His People, by L. Frank Baum. The Magical Monarch of Mo is a set of stories about the titular king, his queen, and his royal children. The stories are uproariously funny, dealing with topics as absurd as a man losing his temper who then tries to find it, an evil midget who steals a princess's big toe, and an entire city filled with highly civilized monkeys! Join the Monarch and all his friends for a rollicking adven...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Children; Fairy tales; Fantasy; Humor; Short stories
Downloads: 8,245 (5 reviews)
|Mr. Wicker's Window - Carley Dawson|
Librivox recording of Mr. Wicker's Window by Carley Dawson. Read by LibriVox volunteers. When twelve-year-old Chris entered Mr. Wicker's shop to inquire about a job for his friend, something about old Mr. Wicker forced him to take the job himself. Chris found himself the pupil of Mr. Wicker, not the old man he first saw, but a powerful man in his forties--a magician. Chris learned how to turn himself into a fish, a bird, a fly, and with a magic rope he learned to make a boat or even an elephant...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; children's fiction; magic; adventure
Downloads: 6,067 (6 reviews)
|The Enchanted April - Elizabeth von Arnim|
LibriVox recording of The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim. Read by Diana Kiesners It’s a dreary February in post-World War I London when Mrs. Wilkins spots an advertisement in The Times for a small Italian castle for rent in April. She sees another member of her women’s club, Mrs. Arbuthnot, reading the same advertisement and manages to convince her that the two of them should rent it. Both are miserable and lonely in their marriages...
Keywords: literature; fiction; romance; von arnim; enchanted; audio books; librivox
Downloads: 48,401 (9 reviews)